Felipa: North of the Border
A bilingual girl of Mexican-American parents has ambitions to be teacher. She gets early experience when she helps her uncle learn English so he can obtain a driver’s license for a new job.
Run time 17:00Producer Bert SalzmanAudio/Visual sound, color
Awards: Columbus Film Festival : ”Best Film in category”
Aired on CBS Children’s Film Festival
July 26, 2007
So uplifting especially for young Hispanic Americans
Felipa is a model for what a young person using courage
can do to help others and themselves. Good job Bert Salzman
June 26, 2007
Ahh the good old days
When new americans learned to speak english to get ahead. I miss the old days. I never saw this film at any school I went to though?